Ever wanted to spend your winter vacation in a ski resort? This can be done at quite affordable prices if you choose a tour to Tsaghkadzor in Armenia.
The best time to go to Tsaghkadzor
The ski and climatic resort Tsaghkadzor welcomes guests from all over the world all year round. “Tsaghkadzor” in Armenian means “gorge of flowers”, and in the summer this picturesque name fully justifies itself. However, the most popular among tourists is still the winter season, when lovers of skiing and snowboarding come here. However, in Tsaghkadzor, a variety of types of active winter recreation are available, here you can have a great weekend with your family and children, taking the most vivid and positive impressions with you.
Opening of the skiing season
The skiing season in Tsaghkadzor starts around mid-November and continues until April. Throughout this period, the weather is moderately frosty, and with a sufficient level of snow cover, clear and sunny days prevail. It is during these months (especially during the winter holidays) when comes the high season of tourism.
Infrastructure, recreation and entertainment
Rest in Tsakhkadzor is suitable for families with young children, as well as for lovers of winter extreme sports or experienced athletes. Beginning skiers can take advantage of the services of experienced instructors, and kids will certainly enjoy riding “cheesecakes” from separate “children’s” slides. If you are interested in professional ski slopes, then you should go to the ski area located on the slopes of Mount Teghenis. It is easy to get here by using the lifts of the cable car, equipped with high-quality LEITNER equipment. In the ski area there are international-class slopes, which are marked with different colors: “green” and “blue” for beginners of different levels of training, “red” and “black” for professionals and athletes. There are also untouched virgin areas for real extreme sportsmen and freeriders.
Prices, tickets, ski pass
A single ticket for the ropeway in Tsakhkadzorց can be bought for 2000 drams. If you plan to spend a long time at the resort, it makes sense to purchase a ski pass, which will allow you to significantly save on prices. A ticket for 10 lifts in one day will cost 10,000 AMD. Ski pass for the whole day (time – until 17:30):
- for 1 day – 12000 drams
- for 3 days – 29000 drams
- for 5 days. 47 000 AMD
. for 1 week 60 000 AMD
. for 10 days 83 000 AMD
Ski pass for night time, for 20 lifts will cost 8000 drams. Prices for children under 10 years old: AMD 9000/24000/35000 for 1/3/5 days. The “shelf life” of the ski pass is 5 years. During this time, it is enough just to replenish it as needed.
Best suggestions from OWT
One Way Tour travel agency will help you choose the option of winter holidays in Tsaghkadzor that is right for you. Among our offers are various types of tours at a cost of 170 USD per person. The cost of the tour includes a two-way transfer from the airport, accommodation (3 * hotel), breakfast, guide services, tour transport services. If necessary, the list of services provided can be changed or supplemented in accordance with your requests and wishes․